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The journey to equity includes health equity

This month, Dr. Abraham graciously allowed me to address another important facet in our DEI journey—health equity. ... Inherent to health equity is a moral and ethical imperative to identify and eliminate the underlying causes of health disparities.
January 2022

Health equity

A new ACP position paper, “Reforming Physician Payments to Achieve Greater Equity and Value in Health Care,” makes a series of recommendations about how payment models should be redesigned to better ... Now is the time to set a national intention to
June 2022

40 years in health policy, then 40 days in the hospital

appendix. What did I learn as a patient about health care policy, and ACP advocacy? ... Advocacy for health equity and diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) is rightly a priority of the medical profession and ACP.
March 2022

Nominees named for College Officer and Regent positions

Dr. Lopez. Present positions: Associate vice president for health equity and inclusion and professor of medicine, University of Utah Health Sciences Center; director of cancer health equity and special populations, Huntsman ... Plus, 2016-present; Health
November 2016

Helping clinicians improve care for sexual, gender minorities

health equity for LGBT people in an era where there was a new emphasis on population health. ... achieving health equity for LGBT people.
April 2015

Early acts by president presage bigger health care changes

19. Yet much more will be needed to create a better health care system that is accessible to all. ... health care better, as ACP called for in its new vision for health care, come to fruition.
March 2021

International Forum focuses on social determinants of health

ACP's recent position paper, “Addressing Social Determinants to Improve Patient Care and Promote Health Equity.”. ... Improve Patient Care and Promote Health Equity,” published in Annals of Internal Medicine on April 17, 2018.
January 2019

Debunking HIPAA myths in the digital age

in patient engagement in their own health and their own care,” she said. ... López, associate vice president for health equity and inclusion at the University of Utah Health Sciences Center in Salt Lake City.
April 2016

Navigating the improvement activity component of MIPS

Clinicians can choose from over 90 improvement activities in nine subcategories: expanded patient access, population management, care coordination, patient engagement, patient safety, health equity, integration of behavioral health, participation in
February 2017

Doctors in training seek ‘bright hope’

The first was a comprehensive policy framework to understand disparities and discrimination in health and health care. ... Certainly, we will follow metrics for multiple elements, including leadership, membership, awards, health equity outcomes.
July 2021

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